Local Thrash-Metal Heroes Death Angel Headline Great AmericanSan Francisco thrash-metal heroes Death Angel play their first local headlining show in ages when the band hits the stage at the Great American Music Hall Saturday.
Southern-Tinged Rockers Supersuckers Bring Latest Tour to Bay AreaPopular roots rock n' roll outfit the Supersuckers bring their co-headlining tour with punk/country-blues songwriter Scott H. Biram to San Jose and San Francisco this week.
Omicron Throws Cold Water on New Year Party PlansThe highly-transmissible omicron variant caused COVID-19 cases to surge worldwide and spoiled New Year's Eve for millions, forcing them to scale back or cancel their plans.
New Year Celebrations Scaled Back or Canceled Around the BayThe decision to nix the fireworks display in San Francisco earlier this week was one of several COVID-prompted cancellations that forced people to rework their new year celebration plans at the last minute.
CANCELED: Metal Juggernaut High On Fire Celebrates New Year's at UC TheatreMonolithic metal power trio and onetime Oakland residents High On Fire return to the Bay Area for this New Year's Eve show at the UC Theatre in Berkeley.
CANCELED: Garage-Psych Favorite Ty Segall Plays 3-Night Residency at the ChapelOut of an abundance of caution given the recent COVID spike in the city of San Francisco, the Chapel has canceled the Ty Segall residency that was scheduled for Dec. 27-31.
Iconoclastic SF Punk Band Flipper Headlines Bottom of the Hill for NYEOne of the most abrasive bands to emerge from San Francisco during the punk era, Flipper and Scratch Acid/Jesus Lizard singer David Yow headline the Bottom of the Hill for two nights including a New Year's Eve celebration.
CANCELED: Heavy Music Mavericks Celebrate New Year's at Great AmericanA groundbreaking heavy rock band that has shaped the sound of punk and metal for over 35 years, the Melvins return to their onetime San Francisco stomping grounds for two shows at the Great American Music Hall including New Year's Eve.
Powerhouse Saxophonist Kamasi Washington Brings Band To San FranciscoSaxophonist Kamasi Washington brings his talented jazz group to August Hall in San Francisco this Saturday night as part of Metallica's 40th anniversary "San Francisco Takeover."
Local All-Star Soul Revue Plays Rare Show at the ChapelSan Francisco's all-star R&B revue Marc & the Casuals take the stage at the Chapel in the Mission Friday, headlining it's "Winter Soul Celebration."
Make-Out Room Hosts Annual Holiday Food Drive And FundraiserThe Make-Out Room in San Francisco's Mission District hosts it's annual Holiday "Craptacular" Thursday with an array of local talents to raise money and collect canned food for the SF Food Bank.
Burlingame Plan to Permit Parklets Permanently Bites Businesses' Bottom LinesThe city of Burlingame has a plan to allow business owners to turn temporary parklets into permanent parklets but it'll come with a price tag.
POSTPONED: Psychedelic Hard-Rock Power Trio Fuzz Lands at Great AmericanOne of the most gifted songwriters and musicians to emerge from the San Francisco garage-rock scene during the late 2000s, Ty Segall brings his side-project Fuzz to the Great American Music Hall for two nights starting Tuesday.
Ska/Punk/Funk Veterans Fishbone Come to Bottom of the HillLegendary ska/punk/funk outfit Fishbone brings its current pre-holiday tour to San Francisco, headlining two nights at the Bottom of the Hill starting Tuesday.
Los Angeles Punk Legends X Return To The IndependentOne of the most important bands to emerge from Los Angeles since the late 1970s returns to San Francisco when pioneering punk outfit X plays two shows at the Independent starting Monday.